The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Coventry region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 58 60 55
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 7 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.12% 1.11% 3.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 1.14% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 22
Median salary £40,000 £43,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Software Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
595 612 632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 95.35% 97.30% 98.60%
Number of salaries quoted 472 550 557
Median salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,800 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of job ads across the Coventry region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Coventry region.

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Coventry

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Coventry

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Coventry region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 40 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 26 (65.00%) C++
3 24 (60.00%) Degree
4 23 (57.50%) Physics
5 22 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (55.00%) Linux
6 21 (52.50%) Python
6 21 (52.50%) Scrum
7 17 (42.50%) C#
8 15 (37.50%) SQL
8 15 (37.50%) TCP/IP
8 15 (37.50%) Embedded Linux
8 15 (37.50%) Bash Shell
9 14 (35.00%) .NET
10 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET
10 13 (32.50%) Mathematics
11 12 (30.00%) Windows
12 11 (27.50%) Computer Science
13 10 (25.00%) Git (software)
14 9 (22.50%) Unix
14 9 (22.50%) Embedded Software Development
15 8 (20.00%) Jenkins
15 8 (20.00%) SaaS
15 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
15 8 (20.00%) Electronics
16 7 (17.50%) Artificial Intelligence
16 7 (17.50%) HTML
16 7 (17.50%) PhD
16 7 (17.50%) Firmware
16 7 (17.50%) Machine Learning

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (12.50%) GlassFish
1 5 (12.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) SaaS
2 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (37.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.50%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.50%) MySQL
2 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (12.50%) JUnit
3 5 (12.50%) Maven
4 3 (7.50%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (7.50%) TeamCity
5 2 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 8 (20.00%) Electronics
2 6 (15.00%) Games
3 1 (2.50%) Automotive
3 1 (2.50%) Back Office
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) .NET
2 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET
3 7 (17.50%) HTML
3 7 (17.50%) Yocto
4 6 (15.00%) J2EE
4 6 (15.00%) OpenCV
4 6 (15.00%) OpenGL
4 6 (15.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 5 (12.50%) EJB
5 5 (12.50%) JMS
5 5 (12.50%) REST
6 4 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (10.00%) Entity Framework
7 3 (7.50%) AngularJS
7 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (7.50%) WCF
7 3 (7.50%) WinForms
7 3 (7.50%) WPF
8 1 (2.50%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 23 (57.50%) Physics
2 13 (32.50%) Mathematics
3 11 (27.50%) Computer Science
4 7 (17.50%) Artificial Intelligence
5 6 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (55.00%) Linux
2 15 (37.50%) Embedded Linux
3 12 (30.00%) Windows
4 9 (22.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 22 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (52.50%) Scrum
4 9 (22.50%) Embedded Software Development
5 7 (17.50%) Machine Learning
6 6 (15.00%) Image Processing
6 6 (15.00%) OO
7 4 (10.00%) Computer Vision
8 3 (7.50%) MVC
8 3 (7.50%) TDD
9 2 (5.00%) Configuration Management
9 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.00%) User Stories
9 2 (5.00%) Validation
9 2 (5.00%) V-Model
10 1 (2.50%) Automated Testing
10 1 (2.50%) Continuous Delivery
10 1 (2.50%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.50%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 26 (65.00%) C++
2 21 (52.50%) Python
3 17 (42.50%) C#
4 15 (37.50%) Bash Shell
4 15 (37.50%) SQL
5 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (15.00%) Java
7 4 (10.00%) PL/SQL
8 3 (7.50%) Embedded C
8 3 (7.50%) F#
8 3 (7.50%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.50%) C
9 1 (2.50%) Perl
9 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (60.00%) Degree
2 7 (17.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) IEC 61508
2 1 (2.50%) MISRA
System Software
1 7 (17.50%) Firmware
2 1 (2.50%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Flexi hours, healthcare, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £36k - 42k per year + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Coventry
First Utility
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
First Utility
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago